Slater, Iowa

Population 1,610

Slater is located in Story County, IA. The population is 1,610, making Slater the 5th largest city in Story County.

There are 1 public schools in Slater with an average Homefacts rating of C. The total crime rate for Slater is very low , and there are 1 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Slater is low and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Slater property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Slater include Sheldahl, Palestine Township and Garden Township.

Slater Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Average
  • No High School Diploma: 1.6%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 59.3%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 39.1%

Crime Rate

78.69% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 22
  • Violent Crimes: 130
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 108
  • Property Crime: 455
  • Larceny Theft: 325

Registered Offenders

70.30% Lower than national avg.
  • 1 offender in Slater
  • 6.21 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

1 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 1
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 0


Low 1.3%
  • Iowa unemployment average: 2.1%
  • National unemployment average: 3.6%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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1 Public Schools view public schools

There are 1 K-12 public school in Slater, IA and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Slater's schools as Average, with an overall C rating.
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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Slater, IA

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$199,000 compared to December 1969
Median Sales Price
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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

2 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Slater, IA issued 2 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Slater, IA issued 6 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $573
  • 1 Bedroom: $683
  • 2 Bedrooms: $837
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,137
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,323

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Environmental Hazards

1 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality MODERATE (498/560)
    Slater, IA has 88.93% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Slater, IA is a red zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.31 Average
    Slater, IA is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 18.2°
  • February 24.1°
  • March 37.8°
  • April 49.42°
  • May 64.27°
  • June 71.43°
  • July 74.58°
  • August 71.1°
  • September 62.82°
  • October 51.28°
  • November 38.5°
  • December 25.73°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Slater, IA

Slater, IA has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Slater, IA has no risk of hurricanes.
Slater, IA has a very high risk of hail storms.
Slater, IA has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Slater, IA: $69,457


Unemployment in Slater is 1.3%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 2.1% and 3.6% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 36.10%
White Collar - 63.90%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Terry E. Branstad
  • Sen. Joni Ernst
  • Sen. Chuck Grassley

City Representatives

  • Steve King

Neighborhood Info

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Nearest Major Airports

1 FCC Tower view all

0 Fire Stations view all

  • No fire stations found in Slater, IA

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  • No hospitals found in Slater, IA

1 Library view all

0 Police Stations view all

  • No police station found in Slater, IA

0 Retirement Homes view all

  • No retirement homes found in Slater, IA
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